Famous Affinities of History: The Romance of Devotion

$195.00

Lyndon Orr

Series: Historical Figures
BISAC: HIS037000

“Famous Affinities of History” by London Orr is collection of biographies that profiles history’s most famous romantic couples. The stories of Antony and Cleopatra; Napoleon and Marie Walewska; Honore de Balzac and Evelina Hanska and other famous couples are dealt with in an interesting manner. This book gives us an insight into the lives and lifestyles of popular figures of history.
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Preface
Chapter 1. THE STORY OF ANTONY AND CLEOPATRA
Chapter 2. ABELARD AND HELOISE
Chapter 3. QUEEN ELIZABETH AND THE EARL OF LEICESTER
Chapter 4. MARY QUEEN OF SCOTS AND LORD BOTHWELL
Chapter 5. QUEEN CHRISTINA OF SWEDEN AND THE MARQUIS MONALDESCHI
Chapter 6. KING CHARLES II. AND NELL GWYN
Chapter 7. MAURICE OF SAXONY AND ADRIENNE LECOUVREUR
Chapter 8. THE STORY OF PRINCE CHARLES EDWARD STUART
Chapter 9. THE EMPRESS CATHARINE AND PRINCE POTEMKIN
Chapter 10. MARIE ANTOINETTE AND COUNT FERSEN
Chapter 11. THE STORY OF AARON BURR
Chapter 12. GEORGE IV. AND MRS. FITZHERBERT
Chapter 13. CHARLOTTE CORDAY AND ADAM LUX
Chapter 14. NAPOLEON AND MARIE WALEWSKA
Chapter 15. THE STORY OF PAULINE BONAPARTE
Chapter 16. THE STORY OF THE EMPRESS MARIE LOUISE AND COUNT NEIPPERG
Chapter 17. THE WIVES OF GENERAL HOUSTON
Chapter 18. LOLA MONTEZ AND KING LUDWIG OF BAVARIA
Chapter 19. LEON GAMBETTA AND LEONIE LEON
Chapter 20. LADY BLESSINGTON AND COUNT D’ORSAY
Chapter 21. BYRON AND THE COUNTESS GUICCIOLI
Chapter 22. THE STORY OF MME. DE STAEL
Chapter 23. THE STORY OF KARL MARX
Chapter 24. FERDINAND LASSALLE AND HELENE VON DONNIGES
Chapter 25. THE STORY OF RACHEL
Chapter 26. DEAN SWIFT AND THE TWO ESTHERS
Chapter 27. PERCY BYSSHE SHELLEY AND MARY GODWIN
Chapter 28. THE STORY OF THE CARLYLES
Chapter 29. THE STORY OF THE HUGOS
Chapter 30. THE STORY OF GEORGE SAND
Chapter 31. THE MYSTERY OF CHARLES DICKENS
Chapter 32. HONORE DE BALZAC AND EVELINA HANSKA
Chapter 33. CHARLES READE AND LAURA SEYMOUR
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